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Duration 6h 6m
Distance 312.9 miles
Average price £166
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Redhill and South Shields takes 6h 6m and the fastest train takes 4h 13m. The train service runs several times per day from Redhill to South Shields. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. London Kings Cross
  2. South Shields
5h 39m
£47 - £298

Redhill to South Shields train times

Trains run three times a day between Redhill and South Shields. The service departs Redhill at 21:00 at night, which arrives into South Shields at 06:21. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Redhill to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Redhill and arriving at North Shields via London Kings Cross and Newcastle upon Tyne, St James. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 39m.

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The distance between Redhill and South Shields is 266 miles. The road distance is 312.9 miles.

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Redhill to South Shields train services, operated by LNER, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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Redhill to South Shields train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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There are 637+ hotels available in South Shields. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Redhill and South Shields?

LNER operates a train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle hourly. Tickets cost £35 - £280 and the journey takes 2h 51m.
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